Straw and Hay (Paglia e Fieno)

I don't think the Bennett Crew wants to see another plate of pasta any time soon.  This is clearly my fault.  After I made this recipe the first time, I realized I hadn't used the right type of pasta. So I tried it a second time using the perfect … [Read more...]

Salisbury Steak with Pan Gravy

I walked in my front door a few weeks ago and heard my oldest gal call “hey Mom!” from the family room sofa.  She’d come home from college for a few days to recover from a cold she’d picked up during mid-terms.  After we chatted for a few minutes … [Read more...]

Aunt Dagmar’s Swedish Meatballs

I feel as if I just found the culinary pot of gold at the end of the rainbow!  Melt in your mouth exquisitely delicious meatballs.   I have been on a determined search for the perfect Swedish Meatball and I must say after reviewing and testing many … [Read more...]

Breakfast Pizza

I'm always looking for new breakfast ideas.  Something just a little different than a traditional omelet or scrambled eggs or even a breakfast quiche.  Although these egg dishes are yummy, a breakfast pizza makes a rainy day or weekend morning a … [Read more...]

Italian Meatballs – Simple and Delicious!

I believe I've made twenty different types of meatballs over the last few years.  Each time hoping I've come up with the perfect meatball recipe.  I'm not sure there is such a thing, especially with my family's diverse taste buds.  However, I think … [Read more...]